Skip to content
Open menu Close menu

Civil Engineering Student Activities

Throughout the year our Civil Engineering students undertake numerous activities which relate to their course of study:

Field Trips

These consist of visits to a number of sites of interest around Yorkshire, these will typically consist of geotechnical materials field trips and feasibility study field trips where students gather social, economic, geotechnical, topographical and environmental information which can be used for structural design projects. Read more...

Teaching Laboratories

Students undertake several practical laboratories during their degree course, in modules such as Materials Technology, Structural Mechanics, Skills for Engineers, Fluid Mechanics, Surveying, Soil Mechanics and many more. Read more...

Student Projects

During Stages 3 and 4 of the BEng and MEng degrees, students undertake an individual research project, during which they examine a particular subject area in great detail. Read more...

Civil and Structural Engineering Society

Formed in 2014, the Civil and Structural Engineering Society organises a wide range of social and educational activities for students and staff such as outings and quizzes. Further information can be found on the Society's section of the University's Student Union website.

Industrial Placements

All students are encouraged to undertake an Industrial Placement Year after Stage 2. Read more...